Data Analytics

Data is Your Competitor’s Secret Weapon

By | 2017-11-06T14:43:39+00:00 November 6, 2017|Categories: Data & Analytics, White Papers|Tags: , , |

Can you guess the year? The first web browser is available to the public A gallon of gasoline was $1.05 Motorola manufacturers the first digital hand-size mobile phone Microsoft Windows 3.1 was announced Johnny Carson hosts his final Tonight Show Father of Data Warehousing, Bill Inmon publishes “Building the Data Warehouse” Answer: The year [...]

Ask The Expert: Data Analytics

By | 2017-09-01T10:36:00+00:00 July 11, 2017|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , |

In today’s market, data analytics play a large role in the success of an organization. Analyzing data leads organizations to uncover insights to make more intuitive business decisions. In the age of digital transformation, utilizing analytics within your business is a necessity to stay competitive. In this Ask the Expert interview, we sat down [...]

Bio-IT World Wrap Up: The Intersection of Cloud, Data, Knowledge, and Analytics

By | 2017-09-01T10:36:25+00:00 July 10, 2017|Categories: Cloud & Machine Learning, Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , |

Maven Wave recently attended and sponsored the 15th annual Bio-IT World Conference in Boston. The conference brought together over 3,400 attendees from across the world to share best practices, innovation initiatives, and digital journeys within the pharmaceutical industry. This year, Bio-IT World focused on topics such as cloud computing, data integration, knowledge management, and informatics— the [...]

Ask the Expert: Google Cloud Platform

By | 2017-09-01T10:41:59+00:00 January 27, 2017|Categories: Cloud & Machine Learning, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

With the Google Cloud Platform, companies can quickly and cost-effectively keep up with the pace of today’s digital transformation. The Google Cloud Platform allows businesses to build and run applications, and store and analyze data, all on Google’s Cloud. Google has made major investments to meet the demands of the enterprise market and have [...]

Has Spark Become a Five Alarm Fire?

By | 2017-09-01T10:52:56+00:00 January 26, 2016|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , |

There are new technologies popping up daily in the world of Big Data. It’s impossible to keep up with them all and it’s even more challenging to predict the winners and losers. However, an influential player in 2015 was Apache Spark, which is fast and general engine for large-scale data processing. Interest in this open [...]

Is Hadoop Worth the Hype?

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:50+00:00 October 21, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Hadoop is all the rage right now. In my 20 years in IT, I have never seen so many people enamoured with something that most of them don’t understand. I equate it to a situation where there is a line full of people waiting for a free give-away. Countless others will join the line without [...]

Big Data Diamonds – Sustainability and Growth

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:51+00:00 July 24, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Now that we’ve discussed the full lifecycle for implementing data analytics capabilities and deriving insight, how does one sustain it going forward? In the past we participated in data warehousing or data analytics projects that were seemingly successful and received positive reviews when completed. However, when we touched base with the team a year later [...]

Can IT Survive the Citizen Analytics Revolution?

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:51+00:00 July 20, 2015|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , |

The Revolution At the end of 2007 classic, Competing on Analytics, Tom Davenport predicted the rise of “analytical amateurs,” where the enterprise extends its frontline data analytics capabilities across the organization in its effort to become a data-driven enterprise. That transformation would be done largely without assistance from traditional information technology department capabilities and processes. [...]